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Learn more about Fishers’ history here.
Fishers is conveniently located in the heart of the midwest:
The Fishers Flag is comprised of three colors: "Kelly" Green, "Holland" Blue, and "Weaver" White. The green represents Fishers green fields. The blue represents the skies, White River, and Geist Reservoir. The white represents the crossroads of 116th Street and Interstate 69. The angled bar moving upward to the right reflects growth, and the two gold triangles represent balances that symbolize a balanced and fair approach to governance.
Please remember to use a leash and to pick up after your dog.
Any further questions can be addressed by the county at 317-776-9600.
Report a concern here.
Contact Code Enforcement officers at 317-690-3223 or 463-224-0008
Hamilton County Dispatch 317-773-1282
Contact Indiana Department of Natural Resources : 317-573-4959
Annoying buggers ruining your outdoor fun? While the City does not spray for mosquitoes, the county does. Call 317-776-9600 with questions or concerns.
Lions and tigers and bears, oh my! Or raccoons and possums and foxes I spy! Call Hamilton County dispatch: 317-773-1282.
Please note that responses are limited to emergency situations or sick/injured animals. Further questions? Contact 317-595-3483 or email email@example.com.
The Art Gallery, hosted by Fishers Art Council, is open during regular business hours (8;30-4:30, M-F) and the occasional Saturday.
Questions about the art can be directed to the Fishers Arts Council 317-496-4912.
For purchases and questions about the art, please contact the Fishers Arts Council at 317-496-4912.
The Township Trustees can help.
Delaware Township Trustees: 317-842-8595
Fall Creek Township Trustees: 317-841-3180
For help that falls under the Social Services category, please dial 211.
Call Permits and Inspections: 317-595-3120.
The Building Commissioner. He can be reached at 317-595-3400.
See the code here
Per the BMV’s decision, there is no full branch in Fishers.
There is a BMV Connect kiosk at the Kroger store on the corner of 116th St and Cumberland Rd.
Additional locations nearby are in McCordsville, Noblesville, and Carmel. For additional information, go to : https://www.in.gov/bmv/2709.htm
Please visit our website at : http://www.fishers.in.us/292/City-Council
City Council meets the 3rd Monday of each month at 7 pm in the City Hall auditorium. City Hall is located at 1 Municipal Drive in Fishers.
To have something added to the current agenda, please phone the City Clerk’s office at 317-595-3145 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org
The City Council meeting will be live-streamed for residents to tune in at home. Recorded videos are available 24 to 48 hours following the meeting at https://www.youtube.com/user/TownofFishers . Questions can be directed to City Hall at 317-595-3111.
Weekend directional signage is handled through the Department of Community Development. Call 317-595-3131 for more information.
All other signage in the rights-of-way is handled through the special event permit process. You can apply for a permit here: https://fishersin.viewpointcloud.com/
No, a permit is not required. However, please ensure you comply with all regulations. Please visit this website: https://www.amlegal.com/codes/fishers_in
Visit this website: https://www.amlegal.com/codes/fishers_in
Our Code Enforcement officers can help. Please fill out the following form: https://in-fishers2.civicplus.com/RequestTracker.aspx
Our code enforcement officers can help! Call 317-690-3223 or 463-224-0008
Check the City’s Municipal Code at Visit this website: https://www.amlegal.com/codes/fishers_in.
Check out Drive Fishers Weekly Construction Update and follow Drive Fishers on Twitter.
For questions about new commercial buildings, contact our Economic Development team.
The information phone number for Hamilton County is 317-776-9600.
Please see Who Must Appear.
You may access your driving record at the Indiana BMV website.
Yes. Please contact 317-595-3228 to arrange an interpreter for your court date.
You can contact the court by phone - 317-595-3309 or email: email@example.com
Hearings are held every third Wednesday and every Friday except the fifth Friday of the month.
Please see your citation for your court date.
The City keeps records for 3-10 years. If your request falls within 3-10 years from when the home was built, please submit a Public Records request.
The City keeps records for 3-10 years. If your request falls within that time frame, please complete a public records request form.
Please note: the plat is the plan for the entire subdivision. Contact Planning and Zoning at 317-595-3155
This is the plan for your lot only. Submit a request for a copy of your plot plan here.
Please note, we do not have a plot plan for every lot. If we do not have yours, we recommend you contact a private survey company to create a new one for you.
Please complete a Public Records request form using this link: https://app.smartsheet.com/b/form/b287aa716a15422c925c66b12021570b
You can dispose of them in the Fishers Police Department lobby, open Monday - Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Please call ahead of time for a list of exceptions at 317-595-3300.
While the City does not get involved in legal disputes between residents, we can check to see if we have your plot plan, The plot plan has your property lines on it and may be of help to you. Please refer to the "Documents" section of the FAQs for instructions on how to obtain a plot plan.
Probably. The construction of a fence does not require a permit, however most fences encroach into an easement and there are also zoning requirements to consider. To ensure compliance with all codes, we advise you to apply for a permit here.
If it happens that no permit is required, you will then be notified as such. Further questions can be directed to 317-595-3461.
Yes. In 2013, Fishers passed a fireworks ordinance explaining what fireworks may be used and when they may be used.
Learn how you can help and apply here.
City Government Academy is held twice a year; once in Spring and once in Fall. The next class will begin March 9, 2020. Further information can be found at http://www.fishers.in.us/154/Citizen-Academies. Phone: 317-595-3151
The Household Hazardous Waste center in Noblesville, IN
For more information, visit their website: https://www.hamiltoncounty.in.gov/262/Household-Hazardous-Waste
Recycling Days are held in the Spring and Fall. Dates will vary and are posted on the City website once they are determined. www.fishers.in.us
Fishers accepts applications for open positions only. Open positions are posted on the Fishers Online Hiring Center web page and in the lobby of City Hall at 1 Municipal Drive. Please refer to the Online Employment Application Guide for step-by-step application instructions.
The City inspects houses being constructed, If you are buying from the builder, your builder should provide you with a Certificate of Occupancy. These are issued once the house has passed all inspections pertaining to current building code.
If you are buying a home from a previous owner, we are unable to provide an inspection service. Instead, we recommend you contact a private home inspector, using your due diligence to choose a quality inspection service.
For new construction, contact Permitting and Inspections at 317-595-3120. For existing construction, contact Public Works and Engineering at 317-595-3160.
You sure can!
Contact the Police Department at 317-595-3300.
Indiana State Alcoholic Beverage Commission: 317-232-2430
All building permits are applied for and processed online. Please visit : https://fishersin.viewpointcloud.com/
If you have questions for our Permits and Inspections department, please dial 317-595-3120.
No; a dog license is no longer required.
If you have further questions, please contact Hamilton County Information at: 317- 776-9600
Good news! The City of Fishers does not require a business license. However, one may be required by the county or the state. Please check the Secretary of State’s office : https:// www.in.gov for state requirements and https://www.hamiltoncounty.in.gov for county requirements. Most food service businesses do require a Hamilton County Health Department certificate. For further information, please check with Hamilton County and the State of Indiana for their requirements.
The City only requires registration, not a license. No registration is required if you are acting as subcontractor. The requirements are listed at www.fishersin.viewpointcloud.com or contact 317-595-3120.
These are issued by the Indiana Department of Natural Resources. You can contact them at 317-573-4959.
Good news! A permit is not required. Please note that you DO need a Fishers Health Department certificate/permit. You can apply here.
Other things to know:
Please contact the Hamilton County Clerk at 317-776-9629.
Yes, please contact or visit the Fishers Police Department.
For answers to questions about your specific project, please contact our Public Works and Engineering department at 317-595-3160.
The Indiana Department of Natural Resources issues those, along with licenses for other Off Road vehicles. Contact them at 317-573-4959.
Contact Public Works and Engineering at 317-595-3160
If you are planting a tree in the Right of Way (between the sidewalk and the street), a permit is required. Requirements and application are available at https://fishersin.viewpointcloud.com/categories/1074/record-types/1006486
If you have questions about what type of trees will do well in an area, contact the City’s naturalist at 317-595-3458.
For a list of required building permits, see here
Please see the City website at http://www.fishers.in.us/109/GIS-Maps. There you will find various types of maps pertaining to the City of Fishers.
Learn more about the city’s Matching Grants.
Yes, see the master list of Public Meetings.
The public can submit comments to public meetings using this form.
A livestream broadcast is available for City Council and Board of Public Works and Safety Meetings, and these recorded videos are available 24 to 48 hours following the meeting on the City of Fishers’ YouTube channel.
Find info about Metronet concerns and questions.
Visit nickelplatetrail.com or call 317-595-3132.
Please call our Public Works and Engineering Department at 317-595-3147.
The City of Fishers is happy to assist residents with complimentary notary services. To expedite transactions, please call to schedule an appointment at 317-595-3111. Additionally, please bring the following with you at the time of the appointment:
Please understand that Notaries are not licensed to give legal advice. You may be advised to seek legal guidance and/or asked to return with more documentation before the notarization can occur. We recommend the signing party carefully review the documentation in advance of the appointment to become familiar and comfortable with its contents. Seek legal guidance when necessary. While it is not very likely, Notaries reserve the right not to notarize any documents if they determine there is just cause to do so.
A permit is a way of providing reasonable controls for the design, construction, use, occupancy, and maintenance of buildings, their facilities, and various components. The permit document shows that a building project is being constructed under processes for ensuring code compliance and public safety.
To install a grill or fire pit with gas line, lease complete an HVAC permit application.
If you are installing a fire pit without gas lines, please contact the Fire Department for guidelines about distance at 317-595-3200.
If you have further questions, please contact Permits and Inspections at 317-595-3120.
Yes, the maximum width of a driveway must not exceed 24’. A Right of Way permit is required, which you can apply for here. For more information, contact the Department of Engineering at (317) 595-3160.
While your project may be approved by the city you should check your deed restrictions and HOA requirements before applying for a permit. Deed restrictions and HOA requirements may supersede city requirements. The city does not enforce HOA deed restrictions and/or covenants.
If all the required information is included at the time of submittal, in most cases it will take no more than 15 working days. You will be notified by email when it has been reviewed and approved.
Work must commence within 12 months from date of issuance and project must be complete no more than 24 months after permit issuance unless good cause for an extension of completion time can be shown.
You may contact the Department of Permits and Inspections by 9:00am on the day of your inspection to speak with the assigned inspector about an approximate time, according to his schedule. Timed inspections are primarily performed for concrete placement inspections such as footing and driveway/sidewalk inspections.
In the event your project is located in an existing occupied residence, you may contact us to set up a timed inspection. Examples: basement finish, residential remodel and residential room addition. We also perform timed inspections for Commercial construction final inspections.
Residential: Upon approval of final inspection, your Certificate of Occupancy may be obtained from your contractor. If you are the contractor, you may print your Certificate of Occupancy directly from your ViewPoint Cloud account. If you need further assistance, please contact our Permits and Inspections department at 317-595-3120.
Commercial: After final inspection approval, the inspector will start the process for the issuance of the Certificate of Occupancy. Commercial Certificates of Occupancy are issued when all project commitments have been completed or dates scheduled for completion accepted. Final inspection approval and issuance of Certificate of Occupancy include reviews and inspections by the following departments: Community Development, Fire Department, and Engineering Department.
You may pay with exact cash, check, or credit card. Please note that credit card payments will be charged a convenience fee for all transactions. You may pay online with a credit card or at the City Services Building at 3 Municipal Drive, Fishers, with any of the methods above.
All building permits are applied for and processed online.
Please visit: https://fishersin.viewpointcloud.com/ .
If you have questions for Permitting and Inspections: give them a call at 317-595-3120 or visit our website: http://www.fishers.in.us/422/Permitting-Inspections
Inspections for your new or remodel construction project can be ordered online at www.fishersin.viewpointcloud.com. If you have further questions, please contact our Permits and Inspections department at 317-595-3120.
The City does not spray for mosquitoes, however, Hamilton County does spray in Fishers.
The City also does not remove wild animals. It is common to hire a private contractor for this task; please remember to do your due diligence in choosing one.
Call Hamilton County dispatch at 317-773-1282. Please note that there are limitations on what the officer can do.
You may have a food truck at your event. Food truck permits are required by the Fishers Health Department.
You may contact the city’s Fire & Emergency Services Department at 317-595-3200.
Our Parks and Recreation Department has many options. Click here to see the great options!
Dispatch can be reached at 317-773-1282.
The non-emergency phone number is 317-595-3300
Yes. Lateral Officers are compensated for their experience based on our 7-step salary scale.
Officers who reside in Hamilton County are given a take home car after successful completion of the FTO program.
Call Planning and Zoning at 317-595-3155.
Please contact the Hamilton County Assessor’s Office at 317-776-9617.
If your mailbox or other property was damaged by a City vehicle, please complete this form.
This is considered a private dispute and the City does not get involved. If you need a copy of your plot plan, which shows your property lines, you may request it here. Please note that the City does not have a copy of every plot plan, but we do have a lot of them!
For designations, contact 317-595-3120. For other zoning questions, contact Planning and Zoning at 317-595-3155.
The homeowner is responsible for maintaining the easement, which includes mowing.
The Fishers Police Department has an animal control officer. Contact Hamilton County Dispatch at 317-773-1282 to report a loose domestic animal.
If the animal is dead in a roadway, please report it here.
City of Fishers Recycling Days are held twice a year, in the Spring and Fall. Dates vary, but you can find info here.
You may take ammunition or prescription drugs to the Fishers Police Department. For further information, call 317-595-3300.
See the Drive Fishers Weekly Construction Update and follow Drive Fishers on Twitter.
Rick Farnham, Public Works Assistant Director, 10210 Eller Rd., Fishers, IN 46038, 317-595-3281 (office) 317-219-9611 (cell) firstname.lastname@example.org
Dan Tucker, Supervisor, 10210 Eller Road, Fishers, IN 46038, 317-595-3108 (office), 317-339-8683 (cell) email@example.com
For existing structures, contact Public Works and Engineering at 317-595-3160.
For new construction, contact Permits and Inspections at 317-595-3120.
If you have a construction permit and need to schedule your inspection, please log into your ViewPoint Cloud account.
Please contact Public Works and Engineering at 317-595-3160.
Sewer and Stormwater Utility bills are handled by the Controller’s Office. Please call 317-595-3140 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Find more info about Stormwater Utility.
Please email the Controller’s Office with your request or mail to Fishers Stormwater/Sewer Utility, 3 Municipal Drive, Fishers, IN 46038.
The annual Stormwater utility bill is collected in order to finance an unfunded federal mandate. It provides revenue for storm sewer maintenance, city right-of-way drainage improvements, and stormwater quality projects.
Siren testing is done every Friday at 11:00 a.m. If you have further questions about sirens, please contact the Fishers Fire Department at 317-595-3200.
The City does not provide snow removal for private property; however, most subdivisions are city-owned streets. The Department of Public Works will plow neighborhood streets unless the Homeowners’ Association has a contract with a different provider.
Follow @DriveFishers on Twitter for updates.
If you have further questions, please contact Public Works at 317-595-3160.
Report a street light outage or malfunction.
Report a traffic signal issue.
Report a traffic sign issue or request a traffic sign here.
Report roadkill or dead animals in the right-of-way.
Report a pothole or road repair issue.
No, Fishers does not have public swimming pools, but we do have other options!
The basic rule of thumb is:
It meets the 4th Thursday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in the City Hall auditorium.
Delaware Township Trustee: 317-842-8595
Fall Creek Township Trustee: 317-841-3180
The update will also broaden the scope of the plan to include alternate transportation needs. Bicycle, pedestrian and transit options will also be considered in the update.
The City does not provide trash collection. Please contact your trash collection provider for more information.
You may choose your own provider.
Submit a report here.
This is considered a Civil dispute and the City does not get involved in Civil disputes.
The Indiana Department of Natural Resources can help you with that. Please call 317-573-4959.
Welcome to Fishers! See a list of public utilities.
Please call the Utility Locate Service at 811 (or 800-382-5544). They will mark the areas with flags.
FOR EVERYONE’S SAFETY: PLEASE CALL BEFORE YOU DIG